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| March 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

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8 / Monday
Road Closure
— Kaukonahua Road will be closed in both directions from the intersection of Kamananui Road to Wilikina Drive, March 8-12. Motorists are advised to use Wilikina Drive or Kamehameha Highway as alternate routes.
Sewer Lines Smoke Testing — A weeklong smoke test of the sanitary sewer system in the Lyman Road area will begin March 8. The affected areas on Lyman Road will be from the 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team motor pool to Lyman Gate. Smoke testing will not be conducted in the housing areas, but smoke may travel upstream to Kaena, Solomon and Kalakaua communities. Residents may see smoke coming from the vent stacks on buildings or holes in the ground, but the smoke is non-toxic, non-staining, has no odor, is white to gray in color and creates no fire hazard. Call 621-3098.
10 / Wednesday
Change of Command
— Lt. Col. Scott Petersen, commander, 65th Engineer Battalion, will relinquish command to Lt. Col. Daniel Koprowski, March 10, 10 a.m., at Sills Field, Schofield Barracks.
13 / Saturday
MEDCOM Best Warrior Competition
— The 18th Medical Deployment Support Command will host the 2010 U.S. Army Medical Command Noncommissioned Officer and Soldier of the Year “Best Warrior” competition, March 13-19. This is the first time the competition will be held in Hawaii. Soldiers from the entire Pacific Region Medical Command, Dental Command, Veterinary Command, the Army Medical Department Center and School of Medical Research, and Material Command will compete for this year’s title. Call 433-1753.
19 / Friday
AER Kickoff Rally
— The 2010 Army Emergency Relief kickoff rally is set for March 19, 10-11 a.m., at the Nehelani Conference Center, Schofield Barracks. All brigade, battalion and unit commanders and command sergeants major, project officers and interested Soldiers are requested to attend. Call 655-7132.

24 / Wednesday
Women’s History Month
— The Women’s History Month observance will be a one-woman theatrical performance at Sgt. Smith Theater, Schofield Barracks, March 24, 10-11:30 a.m. Kate Campbell Stevenson will portray the characters of Bessie Coleman, the first black female pilot; Sacagawea, a Native American guide and interpreter; and Eleanor Roosevelt, humanitarian and First Lady. Call 655-4797.

Orientation for New Employees — The ONE formal training course will be held March 24, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m., in the Post Conference Room at Schofield. ONE is a training requirement for all new garrison employees. Call 655-5600.










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